Senior Producer, Audio

Vox Media, New York

Shaping the future of journalism and entertainment

Vox Media employees thrive on innovation and change while ambitiously seeking to master their subject areas, hone their craft, and improve their communities. We help smart, talented, creative professionals make a meaningful impact in media, technology and the world around them. Vox Media’s networks and businesses include SB Nation, Eater, The Verge, Vox, Curbed, Recode & Code Conferences, Polygon, Concert, Chorus, Vox Creative, Vox Entertainment, and the Vox Media Podcast Network.                                                  

The Vox Media Podcast Network is home to popular shows including Today, Explained, Recode Decode, Vergecast and The Ezra Klein Show. Our roster of hosts command influence and large audiences in their respective fields, and we're ambitiously expanding our programming slate with new shows and formats. 

Vox Media is looking for a Senior Producer, Audio.  

What you'll do:

The Senior Producer, Audio will develop new shows across our house of distinctive editorial brands. You'll collaborate with our talent to conceptualize series based on their original reporting and subject matter expertise. For greenlighted shows, you'll oversee production/rollout plans, staffing and budgets. You'll be closely involved with select podcasts as the supervising producer: generating topics, booking guests and leading segment/script development, sound design, and editing.       

What you’ll bring:

  • Experience vetting show pitches and guiding the program development process
  • Experience as the editorial/creative lead for a successful podcast or broadcast program
  • A portfolio that demonstrates an ear for great tape and inventive approaches to audio storytelling
  • A track record of developing stories that draw on diverse perspectives/source lists
  • Ability to coach and develop host talent
  • Strong collaborative skills, as well as the ability to delegate and prioritize effectively
  • Proficiency in audio mixing

About working at Vox Media: This is a permanent, full-time position with excellent benefits—including flexible hours and generous parental leave. Vox Media strives to provide comprehensive healthcare options for our employees and to ensure that our healthcare and other benefits are LGBTQ-inclusive. You'll be joining a group of focused, hard-working, creative people who are passionate about doing work that's challenging and fun—and who strive to maintain a healthy work/life balance.

Vox Media is committed to building an inclusive environment for people of all backgrounds and everyone is encouraged to apply. Vox Media is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, national origin, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by applicable national, federal, state, or local law.

About Vox Media

Vox Media is a prestigious modern media company that believes in the power of going deeper to connect with global, passionate, curious audiences. Through our authoritative house of brands, commitment to developing standout technology, and high-fidelity advertising, we are shaping the future of journalism and entertainment.

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